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Date: 1967-10 ca.

Description: A small group of women, along with two children, hold signs protesting Dow Chemical. Two women are wearing gas masks.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: "Stairway to a Champ" float in a parade. The float includes the five cars raced by Van Steiner of Argyle along with his helmets and trophies. Van won t...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: The racing hill at Derby Downs where the All-American Soap Box Derby championship is held each year. Taken from the Topside area by the parents (Mr. &...

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 132

Date:  date unknown

Description: The parson came. He said it well:
Enough is all we want, to hold and sleep on,
not the sky.
A little harvest of the sorrows
between the sentenc...

Date: 1913 

Description: Winter scene of couple in horse-drawn sleigh on residential street.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: "Welcome Champ" sign for Van Steiner of Argyle, Wisconsin on the main street of Akron. In 1957 Van competed in the All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Dow...

Date: 1948-05-27 

Description: Freddy Fleury, 14, of 210 N. Paterson Street, talks over plans for his 1948 Soap Box Derby racer with Master Sgt. Wilfred W. Wall at the U.S. Army & Air Fo...

Date: 1935 

Description: An International C-35 truck owned by Dietzen's Bakery parked on a city street alongside a curb in front of Toepfer's Groceries and Meats.

Date: 1976 

Description: Two workers are placing refuse in a garbage truck. One is an African-American man in a jacket, hat, and gloves and carrying a trash can. The other man is f...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View from under roof of Hood & Lyle's Furniture of two police officers with batons standing near a parade of people, mostly African American, as they walk...

Date: 1903 

Description: Several hundred pallets of lumber stand in the C.L. & B. lumber yard, with an open field in the foreground and a wooded area in the background

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men walking near the railroad Crossing Store. Above the store is a bridge providing a walkway over the railroad tracks.

Photograph

Depot

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior view from railroad tracks of the Depot. Four men are standing alongside the depot building near a wheeled cart. The building features two signs, o...

Date: 1925-06-18 

Description: Two International delivery trucks leaving premises of the Goddard Fuel Company. The company's building and trucks carry advertising for "Hanna Coal" which...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from intersection towards a drugstore on the left corner. A service station with a sign that says "NASH" is next door. Further down is a house and wha...

Date: 1947-12-19 

Description: Nine young people gathered at the refreshment table at the annual neighborhood Christmas party given for all young people in Nakoma. Pictured left to righ...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Men, possibly employees of International Harvester, playing baseball in a city park. The park appears to be Grant Park in Chicago, which was located across...

Date: 1935-09-20 

Description: An International Model C-1 truck owned by Kaufman's Bakery parked in front of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company.

Photograph

Token Creek Tavern

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This view of the Token Creek Tavern (Field's Inn) was created from a tintype (circa 1870) by E.E. Lawrence. A crowd has gathered on the porch and balcony o...

Date: 1925-03-22 

Description: A bellhop holds a suitcase while holding the door of an International Model S speed sedan open for guests at Hotel Syracuse. The truck is parked under the...

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